Your lead counsel in these matters has not changed. The three firms of Trief & Olk, Cohn Lifland Pearlman Hermann & Knopf, and Lichter Law Firm (formerly Higer Lichter & Givner) remain as lead counsel, directing the overall strategy and progress of this matter. Please see the law firms profiles below.
Trief & Olk is a six-attorney law firm with offices in New York, NY, and Hackensack, NJ. The firm offers a wide variety of legal services, emphasizing civil litigation and class actions. It was founded in 1987 by Ted Trief and Barbara E. Olk, who each have worked more than 30 years in the legal profession. Mr. Trief is an honors graduate of Rutgers Law School and is also a former Assistant District Attorney. Ms. Olk is a graduate of New York University Law School and a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the University of Rochester.
Lichter Law Firm builds on more than 70 years of legal experience to serve its clients. Its members were trained and worked at some of Miami’s largest and most well-respected law firms. LLF was established to help meet the need for the experienced, high-quality legal representation that larger firms offer along with the personalized attention and familial atmosphere that boutique law firms can provide.
Founded in 1924, Cohn Lifland Pearlman Herrmann & Knopf LLP is dedicated to the general practice of law at the highest level of professional competence, striving to achieve maximum benefit for its clients in the most efficient and professionally responsible manner. The firm has a wide-ranging litigation practice at both the trial and appellate levels of the federal and New Jersey state court systems, having successfully litigated cases up through and including the United States Supreme Court.
This website provides information about the current status of the case previously known as Alequin v. Darden Restaurants, Inc., a nationwide collective action case that was filed in federal court in 2012.